Tasneem Kassam is a Registered Clinical Counsellor and Workplace Consultant with a Masters in Counselling Psychology degree from Yorkville University, a B.A in Psychology and Family Studies, and a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Resolution. Tasneem uses a variety of techniques including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), solution-focused therapies, mindfulness and motivational interviewing in order to help clients find their own path to new ways of being. Practicing from an integrative and collaborative framework, Tasneem believes all clients are unique and aims to encompass a non-judgemental approach to assist clients in achieving their goals.
As a result of her education, training and previous experience, Tasneem supports individuals and couples who are dealing with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, self-esteem, anger management, stress, addiction, communication challenges and life skills.
Tasneem believes in creating a safe space for clients which will help to foster exploration of specific needs and concerns. Tasneem strives to bring out clients’ needs through validation and acknowledgement, while guiding and supporting them along their journey with evidence-based techniques.
Tasneem has been a Counselling Associate & Workplace Consultant with Dr. Joti Samra, R.Psych. & Associates since 2018. She offers counselling via telehealth (remote videoconference), as well as at her office located at: Mainland Medical Clinic, 1061 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, BC.